Balmain Fitness


Martial arts and fitness Balmain.

In the inner west suburbs of Rozelle, Lilyfield and Balmain fitness is a very popular pastime.  With several gyms, Pilates, yoga and personal training studio’s healthy lifestyle is a way of life. Easily located next to the popular bay run, you will see people of all ages walking, running and cycling.   One way to get in the best shape of your life that you may not have considered is at the Northstar martial arts studio located on Darling St Balmain fitness Sydney.

Made to feel welcome.

Train in the same methods that made Bruce Lee the most famous, Jacki Chan the most dexterous and Jet Li the fastest. Stepping into a martial arts class for the first time for some can be a little daunting. But don’t worry at Northstar Balmain Fitness, you are welcomed and supported every step of the way ensuring that you get the most out of your martial arts experience. Your first lesson is free and you will be mentored with a more experienced student while you get used to the moves.

You don’t need to be in shape

You don’t need to be in shape to start martial arts. In fact, starting off as a white belt (beginner) we don’t expect you to be fit. Just as long as you can lift yourself out of bed in the morning you will manage and enjoy the class. At Northstar martial arts in Balmain fitness is a key element. We have incorporated core cardio and strength training into the martial arts class structure so you are getting fit whilst learning great martial arts moves.

Shed those unwanted kilos.

Training twice a week you will soon start to experience new levels of fitness and shed those unwanted kilos.  As you progress through the structured levels on you way to black belt your conditioning continues to improve. Learning the kicks and punches then striking the pads is a great all round exercise. The trainers at Northstar Balmain vary the times on the pads from endurance to high intensity challenging for all levels of martial arts students.

Martial arts moves with fitness

Fitness is a great by product of training at Northstar and there are other great benefits also.  The unique way Andy Dickinson Sensei and his world-class team of trainers present the classes incorporates martial arts moves with fitness and mindful awareness giving the students the most complete experience of body, mind and spirit.

If you are interested in Balmain fitness, then you may be interested in this blog post on martial arts and meditation.


Northstar Ju Jitsu

Northstar Ju Jitsu is also taught by senior Black Belts at their own studios'.

These are independently run from the Headquarters .Andy Dickinson Sensei is the head of and founder of Northstar Ju Jitsu and oversees the teaching of his program.

All Black Belts are graded by Andy Dickinson Sensei.